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Shrewsbury High students seek to change the world through school project

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Students at Shrewsbury High School are working to become “changemakers” - to work actively to affect positive...

Women in STEM Conference hopes to inspire middle school girls

Northborough - The Northborough Junior Woman’s Club will be hosting its 10th Women in STEM Conference Saturday, March 25. The free event is open to girls in fifth through eighth grade and will expose them to careers in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math through workshops presented by dynamic women role models working in those fields.

Armstrong Family Fun Day March 24 in Westborough

Westborough - Saturday March 24, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Armstrong Parent Group (APG) will sponsor its annual Family Fun Day at...

Simon scholarships awarded to local students

Region - Laurana Nyman, a senior at Burncoat High School, Worcester is this year’s recipient of the “Anne Simon Scholarship" award for $1,000.00. This scholarship, in memory of the long time Shrewsbury resident, has been awarded for nine years to students from Shrewsbury High School (SHS) and Burncoat High to help further their education in the field of "arts.”
Students participated in a wheelchair race at L'Arche Community in Syracuse: (front) student Ronan O'Hara, L'Arche Community residents Brad and Mary; (back) students Ryan McDonnell, Declan Murphy, Donald 'DJ' Ormond and Luc Grenier, and history teacher Nick Argento. Photo/submitted

Westborough teacher leads service retreat in Syracuse, New York

Westborough - Nicholas Argento of Westborough, a history teacher at Boston College High School, spent a most rewarding and uplifting week, from June 17 - 23, leading...

Palumbo and Kolegue honored by Italian American Victory Club

Shrewsbury - Eliana Palumbo and Shea Kolegue were each awarded a $1,000 Jim D’errico Scholarship from the Italian American Victory Club in Shrewsbury in...

Callaghan begins 20th year in education as new Westborough High principal

Westborough – After serving seven years as the athletic director and six years as an assistant principal, Brian Callaghan is the new principal at Westborough High School (WHS). He brings to the position nearly 20 years of experience in education.

Marlborough High students wear purple to show support for fight against cancer

Marlborough - In a sea of purple, Marlborough High School students and faculty gathered on the front stairwell at the end of the school day May 15 to take a group photo. Everyone wore a purple t-shirt to show his or her support in the fight against cancer. The high school is participating in “Paint the School Purple” in celebration of the annual Relay for Life of Hudson-Marlborough.

AMSA launches ‘enrichment programs,’ navigates COVID-19 alongside other schools

Caught in the back and forth of cancellations AMSA is navigating lost learning time through some of the region’s most comprehensive “enrichment programs.” 

Michelle Murphy named to University of New Haven Dean's List

West Haven, Conn. - Michelle Murphy, of Westborough, was named to the Dean's List at the University of New Haven for the fall 2012...